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Magnolia Bakery Cafe

703 Congress St, Beaufort, SC 29902-4608
+1 843-524-1961
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good36%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (23 reviews)
“french toast” (10 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
703 Congress St, Beaufort, SC 29902-4608
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

It’s in a nice quiet neighborhood, plenty of parking. It’s a cafe and gift shop, which is a bit odd. Our server must have been new. Service was fine, but she seemed vague on some entrees. We had heard the crab cake sandwiches were the...More

Thank Vermont68
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had a mid-afternoon lunch and moved the Magnolia Bakery Cafe to the top of the list of our favorite places to eat almost immediately! The menu has something to please virtually everyone (e.g., crab cake salad with red pepper dressing and...More

Thank Gary F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I had lunch at Magnolia’s the other day. The tomato soup with arugula was outstanding, and the chicken salad sandwich and tuna salad sandwiches were very nice. Magnolia’s has a Dog Friendly patio.

Thank Fletch1946
Reviewed 17 March 2018 via mobile

I visit Beaufort quarterly , and it is one of my favorite places. I unfortunately have to say that this restaurant is one of the worst spots I have eaten at. Not only is the service absolutely horrid, but the owners don’t seem to have...More

Thank marieR6148JS
Reviewed 11 March 2018

By far the absolute best shrimp and grits I have ever had. The tomato-garlic cream sauce is to die for...and it's homemade right there! So are the baked goods!

Thank Patti C
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The crepes here are very good with a variety of fillings. The menu is creative and well prepared. Omellets are well prepared with a good choice of fillings. Service is friendly and effecient. They have waterview seats outside when weather is pleasant.

Thank 50Stater
Reviewed 22 February 2018

This was a lovely spot with good food and much more than a bakery. It was the perfect place for lunch.

Thank Julia C
Reviewed 26 January 2018 via mobile

Magnolia Bakery is a relatively informative spot that combines a bakery with a restaurant that serves breakfast, lunch and brunch. The breakfast offerings cover eggs, omelette, stradas, French toast, and many other items. All are very well prepared When you go, make sure to get...More

1  Thank Fletch1946
Reviewed 3 December 2017 via mobile

Nice restaurant for breakfast or lunch. Prices are reasonable and service is always friendly. Parking on site. Just outside Beaufort. Nice walk if you wanted.

Thank Dennis J
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We headed to the bakery expecting to buy a roll but found a very large menu. We both had breakfast which was very good. This is a small place with all sorts of interesting decorations to see while waiting for your food. Everything is prepared...More

Thank Marcella101420
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Outdoor Seating
Good for
View, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM
9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 703 Congress St, Beaufort, SC 29902-4608
  • Location: United States  >  South Carolina (SC)  >  Coastal South Carolina  >  Beaufort
  • Phone Number: +1 843-524-1961
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